• Photo portrait of Samantha Jacques McLaren Health Leader Recognized With 2022 AAMI Award
    Jun 5, 2022
    Samantha Jacques, PhD has been honored with a 2022 AAMI award, recognizing her commitment and insights in the health technology field. Jacques, vice president of Clinical Engineering at McLaren Health Care in Michigan, was presented with the John D. Hughes Iconoclast award in June at the AAMI eXchange conference in San Antonio, Texas.
  • AAMIeXchange2022MainStage_sq Focus on the Future: “HTM, I See You”
    Martha Vockley
    Jun 5, 2022
    “HTM, I see you,” said AAMI President and CEO Pamela Arora in the Opening Keynote at the AAMI eXchange in San Antonio, Texas. Arora shared her personal story and interviewed a star-studded cast of professionals for the event's Saturday main stage event.
  • VirtualRealityHeadset_sq Exploring Virtual Reality for Clinical Education, Patient Therapy
    Martha Vockley
    Jun 5, 2022
    Virtual reality is not just for fun and games. Banner Health created a 360-degree virtual reality simulation to train clinicians to treat patients with obstetric hemorrhage, which is a leading cause of maternal death. It's just one example of applying VR that the health organization showcased at AAMI eXchange 2022.
  • Versius-bedside_sq Is Your SPD Prepared to Reprocess Robotic Instruments
    Brian Stallard
    Jun 5, 2022
    Are robotic instruments, endoscopes, and associated ES cables hard to reprocess? No. But they do require special attention, which could make it difficult to fit them into your current SSD process, says Stuart White of CMR Surgical during AAMI eXchange 2022.
  • Lee Chamberlain Headshot CommonSpirit Health Specialist Recognized With 2022 AAMI Award
    Jun 4, 2022
    Richard Lee Chamberlain has been honored with a 2022 AAMI award, recognizing his commitment and insights in the health technology field. Chamberlain, a field service specialist at CommonSpirit Health in Kentucky, was presented with the AAMI & GE Healthcare BMET of the Year Award in June at the AAMI eXchange conference in San Antonio, Texas.
  • Kevin Taylor headshot Northwest Territories Engineer Recognized with Humanitarian AAMI & ACCE Award
    Jun 4, 2022
    Kevin Taylor has been honored with the 2022 AAMI award, recognizing his commitment and insights in the health technology field. A Territorial Manager of Biomedical Engineering at the Northwest Territories Health & Social Services Authority in Canada, Taylor was presented with the AAMI Foundation & ACCE Robert L Morris Humanitarian Award in June at the AAMI eXchange conference in San Antonio, Texas.
  • Trabue Bryans headshot BryKor LLC President Recognized With 2022 AAMI Award
    Jun 4, 2022
    Trabue D. Bryans, has been honored with a 2022 AAMI award, recognizing her commitment and insights in the health technology field. Bryans, the President of BryKor LLC in Georgia, was presented with the Spirit of AAMI award in June at the AAMI eXchange conference in San Antonio, Texas.
  • Priyanka-Upendra---Headshot Asimily Leader Recognized With 2022 AAMI Award
    Jun 4, 2022
    Priyanka Upendra, senior director of Customer Success at Asimily, has been honored with the 2022 HTM Leadership Award, recognizing her commitment and insights in the health technology field.
  • Shared headshot of Scott Kopp and Nick Muhlenbruch Veterans Affairs Engineers Recognized With 2022 AAMI Award
    Jun 4, 2022
    Scott Kopp and Nick Muhlenbruch have been honored with a 2022 AAMI award, recognizing their commitment and insights in the health technology field. The two biomedical engineers serving the Office of Healthcare Technology Management, Department of Veterans Affairs have received the AAMI & Becton Dickinson's Patient Safety Award.
  • Christian Dameff headshot UCSD Medical Director of Cybersecurity Recognized With 2022 AAMI Award ​
    Jun 4, 2022
    Christian Dameff, MD, has been honored with a 2022 AAMI award, recognizing his commitment and insights in the health technology field. Please join us in congratulating this Cybersecurity Visionary. 
  • silhouetted professionals sit around a table in front of the AAMI logo. 2022 AAMI Business Meeting to Take Place on June 5
    Gavin Stern
    Jun 3, 2022
    AAMI’s annual business meeting will take place on Saturday, June 5 from 3:30 – 4:00 p.m. CT at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, Room 210AB, in San Antonio, TX. Elected Board and Committee members will begin their terms immediately after the meeting.
  • AAMI eXchange 2022 logo AAMI eXchange 2022: What You Can't Miss!
    Jun 3, 2022
    Are you ready? AAMI eXchange is happening on June 3 through 6 in beautiful San Antonio, Texas. After two years of remote events, AAMI is pulling out all the stops for this in-person healthcare technology conference! Here's a heads-up for what's in store...
  • GroupWork_Collaboration_327014248 HTM Employee Retention Survey: Amid Brain Drain and the Great Resignation, HTM Must Focus on Value
    Heather R. Johnson
    Jun 1, 2022
    Whether for better pay, career advancement, or early retirement, talented professionals across the HTM space are on the move. What can healthcare technology leaders do to retain talented staff? More than 1400 HTM professionals weighed in on what keeps them with an employer in an eye opening AAMI survey.
  • AAMI_Logo_sq AAMI Response to GI Societies Joint Statement on ANSI/AAMI ST91
    AAMI
    Jun 1, 2022
    Patient safety is paramount across the healthcare field and is one of AAMI’s core values. In this statement, AAMI provides a response to the GI Societies Joint Statement on ANSI/AAMI ST91.
  • ConferenceHall_Attendees_stage_269493370_sq Prepare for the Future of HTM with AAMI President Pamela Arora & Guests
    Brian Stallard
    May 26, 2022
    The evolution of medical devices certainly isn’t slowing. What comes next and will healthcare technology management professionals be able to keep up? AAMI President and CEO Pamela Arora will be joined by four industry experts to explore this question and more in a special panel during AAMI eXchange. Here's what's in store...
  • AAMI Names 2022 Award Winners
    May 26, 2022
    You could say they're the real stars of AAMI eXchange 2022... AAMI, the AAMI Foundation, and our generous awards sponsors are proud to announce the 2022 AAMI Awards recipients. Congratulations to these giants in the health technology field!
  • A rusty hook on a red email envelope to represent a phishing attack. Growing Impact of Cybersecurity in HTM Inspires Learning Opportunities at AAMI eXchange
    Cole Demert
    May 25, 2022
    "Cybersecurity is becoming increasingly important both for manufacturers and HDO" says the founder and CEO of ASIMILY. Find out why you should care about sprucing up the cybersecurity preparedness in you department, and what learning opportunities a dedicated track at AAMI eXchange has to offer.
  • European Union flag fades into a photo of an operating room Europe recognizes ISO 14971:2019, Application of risk management to medical devices
    Joe Lewelling, Senior Advisor on Content & Strategy
    May 23, 2022
    The European Union has recognized EN ISO 14971:2019 as “Harmonized” and listed to the EU’s Medical Device Regulation. What does this mean for the regulation of medical devices in Europe and what brought us here?
  • Surgery_Robot_102614043 AAMI eXchange 2022: What SPD Professionals Shouldn’t Miss
    Brian Stallard
    May 19, 2022
    What can SPDs expect to learn from the upcoming AAMI eXchange 2022? How about reprocessing robotic surgery instruments? Or... new best practices for switching modalities, or quality management. And we can't forget the sessions that will cover the brand new ANSI/AAMI ST91:2021! You don't want to miss it.
  • Helena Usey Project AAMI Foundation Names Six 2022 Scholarship Recipients
    Erin Clancy
    May 18, 2022
    Congratulations to the six high school and college students who have been awarded a 2022 scholarship from the AAMI Foundation’s Michael J. Miller Scholarship Program. Ranging from passionate career changers to aspiring scientists, these deserving recipients are enriching the HTM field with their commitment to device efficacy and patient safety.